Murphy Brown Season 3
S03 E01Sep 18, 1990
The 390th Broadcast Sep 18, 1990 With the start of the 13th season, Miles decides it's time to change the image of FYI, so he hires a consultant.
S03 E02Sep 25, 1990
Brown and Blue Sep 25, 1990 Murphy wants to interview a controversial comic, but after seeing some tapes of his act she changes her mind. Miles sets up the interview so Murphy decides to go ahead with it, the result of which makes for interesting viewing.
S03 E03Oct 2, 1990
Loco Hero Oct 2, 1990 Frank rescues people trapped in a hostage situation, but falls to pieces when his parents come to town for the celebration of 50th their wedding anniversary bash. A party Frank forgot to plan.
S03 E04Oct 16, 1990
Strike Two Oct 16, 1990 The on-air talent goes on strike, so management brings in Miller Redfield to handle Murphy's pending interview on the S&L crisis. When the only question Miller wants to know is why parking isn't validated, Miles must do the interview.
S03 E05Oct 23, 1990
The Gold Rush Oct 23, 1990 Jerry Gold joins FYI where in a new feature he goes ""Nose to Nose"" with Murphy and the sparks fly, then the fire is rekindled and the sparks fade away.
S03 E06Nov 6, 1990
Bob & Murphy & Ted & Avery Nov 6, 1990 Avery comes to stay with Murphy when she decides it's time to ""change the scenery of my existence""; Murphy suggests she gets a boyfriend. Two hours later she has a double date for herself and Murphy.
S03 E07Nov 13, 1990
The Last Laugh Nov 13, 1990 Jim goes into hiding after losing control on the air, fearing the only thing people will remember about him is that one moment in his long career.
S03 E08Nov 20, 1990
Rootless People Nov 20, 1990 Finished early with her story, Murphy terrorizes the rest of the staff with her practical jokes. When a gang of environmental terrorists kidnap her, nobody believes her.
S03 E09Nov 27, 1990
The Bummer of 42 Nov 27, 1990 For Murphy's 42nd birthday present, Frank hires an actress to be Murphy's sister for a full twelve hours. The novelty wears off quickly for Murphy, when her ""sister"" keeps turning up.
S03 E10Dec 11, 1990
Trouble in Sherwood-Forrest Dec 11, 1990 On a ""suggestion"" from Murphy, Will and Corky throw a dinner party to feign togetherness. The event turns into a disaster.
S03 E11Dec 18, 1990
Jingle Hell, Jingle Hell, Jingle All the Way Dec 18, 1990 After Murphy gets the staff to agree to no presents this year, Murphy's little gifts for the rest of the staff causes a last-minute Christmas gift-buying frenzy.
S03 E12Jan 8, 1991
Retreat Jan 8, 1991 When tensions arise among the staff, Miles arranges for a corporate weekend retreat. Where they learn to develop their teamwork as they compete against a group of bankers.
S03 E13Jan 15, 1991
Eldin Imitates Life Jan 15, 1991 When Murphy throws a party, Eldin's artistic talent is discovered. Three weeks later Eldin has a showing at a premiere art gallery. Eldin's mural causes a stir that turns his life upside down.
S03 E14Jan 22, 1991
Contractions Jan 22, 1991 The Wolf network tries to woo Murphy away, something she isn't interested in until she finds out the network is taking her for granted.
S03 E15Feb 5, 1991
Hoarse Play Feb 5, 1991 Ten years ago Murphy was banned from the White House press conferences. To top off her story on the education crisis, Murphy decides she needs a quotation from the ""Education"" president. When she manages to get a pass, she loses her voice two days before the conference.
S03 E16Feb 12, 1991
The Novel Feb 12, 1991 Jim's new novel, seems to uncover his affection for Murphy, when the central character meets a blonde female reporter.
S03 E17Feb 19, 1991
Terror on the 17th Floor Feb 19, 1991 The network is sold to American Industrial, a large corporation, who send in a management consultant to streamline the network. Miles and Murphy go to New York to meet with the new mis-management.
S03 E18Feb 26, 1991
On Another Plane (1) Feb 26, 1991 When their plane gets in trouble: Murphy and Frank's lives flash before their eyes.
S03 E19Feb 26, 1991
On Another Plane (2) Feb 26, 1991 Frank and Murphy witness their wake, giving them further time for reflection on their lives.
S03 E20Mar 5, 1991
Driving Miss Crazy Mar 5, 1991 While the FYI staff car pool together, Murphy works on her will, Frank gets over a relationship, Corky obsesses over being right about a trivia question, Jim tries to think of an anecdote for an interview and Miles almost gets everyone killed.
S03 E21Mar 19, 1991
Everytime it Rains... You Get Wet Mar 19, 1991 Suffering from ""3rd year burnout,"" Miles asks for a positive uplifting story. When everyone else fails, Murphy takes on the challenge. She gets a perfect story, until the interview is on the air.
S03 E22Apr 9, 1991
Corky's Place Apr 9, 1991 Corky gets her own network special, she decides to do it as an interview show with a ""tea party"" theme. Murphy comes on as her first guest and is humiliated when Corky asks her really tough, Murphy Brown type of questions.
S03 E23Apr 30, 1991
Small Apr 30, 1991 Murphy makes a flip remark that insults short men, especially members of ""The 66 Club."" She shows them their ""short"" sightedness.
S03 E24May 7, 1991
The Usual Suspects May 7, 1991 Murphy goes off the deep end when a tabloid prints lies about her, one of which says she is drinking again.
S03 E25May 14, 1991
Q & A on FYI May 14, 1991 The FYI staff vies against Yale on a TV quiz show, but at the dress rehearsal, they realize just how much they've forgotten since their school days.
S03 E26May 21, 1991
Uh-Oh (1) May 21, 1991 Jake resurfaces with matrimony on his mind, Murphy is caught between him and her ex-lover, Jerry Gold, when he returns unexpectedly. Later Murphy takes a home pregnancy test, the results are positive.